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Promoting Successful Home-to-School Transitions for Military Families with Young Children

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About This Webinar This webinar will focus on promoting positive transitions from home to school and from school to school (e.g., during a move) for young children and their families. The presenters will identify important transitions that occur during early childhood including moving from home to school or school to school and discuss what research… Continue Reading Promoting Successful Home-to-School Transitions for Military Families with Young Children

Engaged & Extraordinary: Supporting Young Children with Autism and Other Developmental Disabilities | Kids Serve Too!

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About This Webinar: Children experience the world differently, and those differences can be greater for children with autism and other developmental disabilities. Military life comes with its own set of unique challenges, which can impact how children experience the world. The understanding and support of early childhood professionals can strengthen the skills of children with… Continue Reading Engaged & Extraordinary: Supporting Young Children with Autism and Other Developmental Disabilities | Kids Serve Too!

Family Systems Trends and Transitions: What They Mean For Military Families

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About This Webinar: This webinar is part 1 of 2 on Family Systems. Families are changing in response to large global trends. Military families are experiencing the same transitions which may be compounded by military service. Demographic changes will be discussed and the implications on family systems. In this webinar, participants share views of these… Continue Reading Family Systems Trends and Transitions: What They Mean For Military Families

Focusing on Co-parenting: Strengthening Diverse Military Family Systems

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About This Webinar: This webinar is part 2 of 2 on Family Systems. Join us to explore how the Military Family Readiness System can strengthen diverse families with a focus on co-parenting knowledge and skills. Best practices and research based strategies will be described and applied to military family systems and transitions. Learning Objectives: Examine… Continue Reading Focusing on Co-parenting: Strengthening Diverse Military Family Systems

Women in the Military: Special Contributions and Unique Challenges

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About This Webinar: Women have made and continue to make special contributions to the military, however they also face unique challenges as service members. This webinar discusses those contributions as well as some of the challenges they face. Learning Objectives: Understand the demographics of women serving in the military Discover if these women are different… Continue Reading Women in the Military: Special Contributions and Unique Challenges

Warrior Wellness: Mental Health and Women in the U.S. Military

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About This Webinar: Women play a pivotal role in military operations, and their experiences and responses may differ from their male counterparts. This webinar looks at how mental health manifests differently for women, in particular women in the military. Learning Objectives Understand predominant mental health concerns for women serving in the military. Discover how these… Continue Reading Warrior Wellness: Mental Health and Women in the U.S. Military

Sesame Street and You: Caring for Each Other During COVID-19 and Other Emergencies

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About This Webinar: A health emergency, such as the COVID-19 pandemic, brings many changes and challenges for young children and families. But there are things we can do to face this new normal by staying healthy, keeping routines, and providing emotional support for one another while we continue to maintain a sense of optimism. Join… Continue Reading Sesame Street and You: Caring for Each Other During COVID-19 and Other Emergencies

Coming Together with Sesame Street: Resources for Racial Justice

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About This Webinar: All kids need a strong individual and group identity, but racism hurts the healthy development of both. Racism hurts our entire society. Whether you and the children in your care are directly affected by racism or you’re allies of those who are, engaging honestly and directly with little ones is the beginning… Continue Reading Coming Together with Sesame Street: Resources for Racial Justice

Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion in Youth Programs: Developing Inclusive Program Structures

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About This Webinar: Youth programs that are welcoming and safe are built on a program structure aimed at protecting and empowering all young people. Learn how your youth program structure can impact diversity, equity, and inclusion and strategies for adapting your program structure to make it more inclusive. https://youtu.be/M5boDg5w20c This webinar is first in a… Continue Reading Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion in Youth Programs: Developing Inclusive Program Structures

Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion in Youth Programs: Fostering Supportive Adult – Youth Relationships

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About This Webinar: Supportive adult-youth relationships are an important component of youth programs and critical for those programs that want to create a welcoming and safe environment. Learn staff development strategies to foster supportive adult-youth relationships and help make your program more inclusive. This webinar is second in a series.   The first webinar,  Diversity, Equity,… Continue Reading Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion in Youth Programs: Fostering Supportive Adult – Youth Relationships

Destigmatizing Help-Seeking for Military Couples

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About This Webinar: Military couples face unique challenges associated with military life — and because strength and resilience are pillars of the military mindset, it can be difficult for them to seek help and counseling. The Office of Military Community and Family Policy launched the “Re the We” campaign to help break down barriers, destigmatize… Continue Reading Destigmatizing Help-Seeking for Military Couples